familiarise familiarise

Definition(s):

  • (v) make familiar or conversant with

Synonym(s)

News

  • Confederations Cup 2013 Schedule: Group Stage Match Previews and Predictions

    The 2013 Confederations Cup gets underway this weekend, with Brazil hosting Japan at the newly renovated Mane Garrincha stadium in Brasilia. The match will be the beginning of what organisers hope will be a two-week test run for next summer's World Cup. For the sides involved, meanwhile, it is the chance to lay down a marker and familiarise themselves with the conditions that they can expect ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. "I've said for five or six weeks now that Michael is getting back to full sharpness," Keegan said. "Goalscorers need to get in the positions just to familiarise themselves with how it was like when they've been out for along time. You don't...
    on Mar 17, 2008 By: Kevin Keegan Source: AFP

  2. "I'm convinced he will be [strong]," Brawn told Gazzetta dello Sport. "I still remember the great race he did in Brazil in 2006. Of course it's obvious that he has to familiarise himself with the car, but I'm sure that if he doesn't win one...
    on Aug 6, 2009 By: Ross Brawn Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "It's always hard going to India, you really need to go there and familiarise yourself with the country, the plays, the wickets and the conditions," said Clark, who has played one-dayers in India but will feature in his first Test series there....
    on Aug 14, 2008 By: Stuart Clark Source: The Age

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